17 August 2012 08:40 [Source: ICIS news]
The 10-day maintenance will result in an output loss in August of about 30,000 tonne of soda ash as compared with the output in July, the source added.
The company’s other 2m tonne/year soda ash unit in a nearby area will keep running at 70-80% of capacity during the shutdown period from 20 August to 30 August, according to the source.
The producer has increased its dense 99% soda ash offers at yuan (CNY) 1,520-1,550/tonne ($238-243/tonne)
However, on a FOB (free on board)
($1 = CNY6.37)
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